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Nicholas Popely
Nicholas Popely

Obituary of Nicholas James Popely

Nicholas James Popely of Pittsford, New York, died at the age of 67 on August 7, 2008 at home after having returned from his family's visit in Alaska. He was born in Painesville, Ohio on August 12, 1940, the son of the late Nicholas and Rose Popely. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Patricia O'Leary Popely; sons, Keith and Theodore (Katherine); daughter, Meghan (Keith) Popely-Kriebel; grandson, Jacob Popely-Kriebel, all of Alaska; sister, Molly (Stephen) Prescott of Chautauqua, New York; brother-in-law and sister-in-law Timothy and Paula O'Leary of Painesville, Ohio and several cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister Elizabeth (Lee) Husni of Gates Mills, Ohio. After Nick graduated from Harvey High School in 1958, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from The Ohio State University in 1962. He spent his career in automotive advertising with the agencies of J. Walter Thompson, BBD&O and Campbell-Ewald. After retiring as a senior vice-president, he found a new inspiration in teaching the GED program at the Monroe County Correctional Institution. There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, August 18 at the Hungarian Reformed Church, 601 Plum Street, Fairport Harbor, Ohio.
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Memorial Service

11:00 am
Monday, August 18, 2008
Hungarian Reformed Church
601 Plum Street
Fairport Harbor, Ohio, United States
Service Time: 11:00 AM

Interment Information

Location Evergreen Cemetery Address Main Street Painesville, OH 44077 Share on Facebook

Service Information

When Monday, August 18th, 2008, 11:00am Officiating Rev. Louis Medgyesi Location Hungarian Reformed Church Address 601 Plum Street Fairport Harbor, OH 44077 Share on Facebook